The program pre-application is now closed. Visit the website on March 1 when the application fully opens to apply.
Qualifying for Benefits
To be eligible to receive a grant through the Nebraska Small Business Assistance Act an applicant must meet these requirements per the Nebraska Legislature. The program will be open until March 2025 OR until grant dollars run out.
To qualify for benefits, applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Be a for-profit business.
- Be based in Nebraska.
- Be 19 years of age.
- The individual applicant must be a United States resident.
- Applicant cannot have ownership of another business, which the department has defined as 51% or more ownership.
Applicants will need to meet the specific requirements for each benefit.